Cradle Talk

Cradle Talk  is a weekly support group for new parents and their babies, ages 0-6 months. An Edward Hospital Mother/Baby nurse leads the discussion and guest speakers address a variety of parenting topics each week.  Bring your newborn with you! 

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Meets most Wednesdays 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. (see dates below)


Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
815 South Washington Street, Naperville
(located across from the Edward Hospital ER)

Unless indicated on the date listed below, all meetings will be held in Our Saviour's Lutheran Church.  In the event of inclement weather during the winter months, please call the Cradle Talk phone line at 630-527-3957 to see if Cradle Talk has been canceled on that particular day. Cradle Talk will be canceled if the church decides to close the building.  We will post the cancellation no later than 9 a.m.

Edward Hospital promotes vaccinations for babies and parents.  Some babies are too young for certain vaccines, so please do not attend if you or your baby have fever, colds, flu-like symptoms, or rashes. Please ask one of the nurses if you have any questions on recent recommendation for vaccines.  

Meeting Dates: 

Breastfeeding Support Group meets immediately following on the 1st & 3rd Wednesdays.
Nurturing Mom Support Group (for anyone experiencing the challenges and adjustment of new parenthood) meets after Cradle Talk on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays.

July 3 - Indoor Summer Picnic (bring treats) — followed by Breastfeeding Support Group
July 10 - Emotions of New Moms (at Linden Oaks, 1335 N Mill St, Naperville—ground floor classroom) — followed by Nurturing Moms
July 17 - Q&A Open Forum (at Linden Oaks, 1335 N Mill St, Naperville—ground floor classroom) — followed by Breastfeeding Support Group
July 24 - Women’s Health Issues — followed by Nurturing Moms
July 31 - Music for Babies

Websites and Class Handouts

Developmental Info:


Breastfeeding Info:


Twins Info:

For the New Mom:



Baby Wearing Demo